Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison Is DeadNobel laureate Toni Morrison, a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," ''Sula" and other works transformed American letters by dramatizing the pursuit of freedom within the boundaries of race, has died at age 88.
Chicago History Museum To Celebrate 7th Annual Chicago Hot Dog FestStarting on Friday, the Chicago History Museum will host its 7th annual Chicago Hot Dog Fest.
On Stage: Come from Away and And Then There Were NoneCBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews Come from Away and And Then There Were None
Marquee Lights Dimmed For Harold PrinceThe Chicago theater district went dark Wednesday evening to honor the life of the Broadway legend.
On Stage: 'Love, Chaos & Dinner' and 'True West'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "True West," playing at Steppenwolf Theatre; and 'Love, Chaos & Dinner," playing at Teatro ZinZanni.
B.B. King's Daughter Furious About Guitar AuctionOne of B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitars that he used late in his life is going up for auction, and daughter Shirley King is not pleased at all. CBS 2's Jim Williams reports.
R. Kelly Crisis Manager OutDarrell Johnson said earlier on 'CBS This Morning' that he would not allow his daughter with Kelly.
Crisis Manager: R. Kelly Is 'Accused Of Being A Pedophile'R. Kelly's crisis manager was making headlines Monday instead of managing them.
Michelle Obama Tops List Of Most Admired WomenAccording to a national poll, the former First Lady leads a list that includes Oprah Winfrey and Emma Watson.
On Stage: 'Cats' and 'The Wizard Of Oz'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Cats," playing at James Nederlander Theatre; and "The Wizard of Oz," playing at Chicago Shakespeare Theater.
Cherry Pit Spitting Contest Underway In MichiganPeople came from near and far to compete in the Cherry Pit Spitting Contest, CBS2’s Ed Curran reports.
Celebrate Local Breweries, Shops At Malt Row On Damen In RavenswoodSample beer and shop locally at the second annual Malt Row on Damen festival in Ravenswood.
29th Annual Chosen Few House Picnic Kicks Off In Jackson ParkThe 29th annual event was held in Jackson Park on Saturday.
Top Dogs At Nathan's Competative Eating ContestAt the annual Fourth of July event on Coney Island, Miki Sudo and Joey Chestnut lots of hot dogs to win the coveted yellow sash and trophy in the competative eating event.
Navy Pier Preps For Fourth Of July CrowdsCBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports with inclement weather being predicted for the Fourth Of July holiday, Navy Pier says it is ready with preparedness plans for the more than 100,000 people planning to hit the popular tourist destination to watch fireworks.
On Stage: 'For Services Rendered' and 'If I Forget'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "If I Forget," playing at Victory Gardens Theater; and "For Services Rendered," playing at Griffin Theatre.
Remembering Michael Jackson 10 Years After His DeathMichael Jackson's estate paid tribute to his artistry and charity Tuesday as fans began gathering to celebrate his memory on the 10th anniversary of the King of Pop's death.
On Stage: 'Hedwig And The Angry Inch' and 'Ain't Too Proud'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Ain't Too Proud," the Marvin Gaye story playing at the Chicago Theatre; and "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," playing at Theo Ubique Cabaret Theatre.
On Stage: 'Queen Of The Mist' and 'Southern Gothic'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "Southern Gothic," playing at Windy City Playhouse South; and "Queen of the Mist," playing at the Den Theatre.
Annual Printers Row Lit Fest UnderwayThe celebration for the printed word brought out more than 100,000 people Saturday. It is the largest literary celebration in the Midwest.
60 Minutes Correspondent Scott Pelley On 'Truth Worth Telling'CBS 2's Mike Puccinelli sits down with "60 Minutes" correspondent Scott Pelley about his new book "Truth Worth Telling" about his career in journalism and the future of the news business.
'The Good Fight' Gives Back To The CommunityThe CBS All Access original drama series, "The Good Fight,” is teaming up with a Chicago organization - working to transform the lives of teens - in some of Chicago's most violence-plagued communities.
On Stage: 'The Winter's Tale' and 'Next To Normal'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "The Winter's Tale," playing at Goodman Theatre; and "Next To Normal," playing at Writers Theatre.
On Stage: 'West Side Story' and 'August Rush'CBS 2 theater critic Chris Jones reviews "August Rush," playing at Paramount Theatre; and "West Side Story," playing at Lyric Opera House.